Ostomy Canada Society

Money
advocacy
Yaser Nadeem

Deadline Extended

The deadline to apply for the Disability Tax Credit (DTC) to receive the one-time payment has been extended from September 25, 2020, to December 31,

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#StepUpForOstomy
Yaser Nadeem

2020 Stoma Stroll Video

Ostomy Canada Stoma Stroll 2020 Video Premiere Go to www.stomastroll.ca to view an inspiring video of people with an ostomy living life fully! While you

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Ask a Medical Lifestyle Advisor
Yaser Nadeem

Donut/Ring Pillows

Question: I’d always heard that patients shouldn’t use donut cushions following surgery to close the anus, as it can spread the cheeks apart and impede

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Ask a Medical Lifestyle Advisor
Yaser Nadeem

Parastomal Hernia

Question: I’ve had my ostomy since 2016. Last November I had an obstruction due to a hernia. My surgeon referred me to a surgeon specializing

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COVID-19
Disability Tax Credit
Yaser Nadeem

DTC one time COVID Supplement

On July 17, 2020, the Government of Canada announced a one-time $600 payment in recognition of the extraordinary expenses faced by persons with disabilities during

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